Daily Royals Minor League Recap, May 8, 2018: Sparkman walks a batter

(11-21) Omaha Storm Chasers 4, (9-21) Iowa Cubs 8 WP: Michael Roth (1-2) LP: Kyle Lohse (0-1) Hunter Dozier went 2 for 4 for the @OMAStormChasers tonight. — Royals Farm Report (@RoyalsFarm) May 9, 2018 Kyle Lohse allowed ten hits and seven runs in 4.2 innings for the @OMAStormChasers tonight. Struck out four, walked two.…

Minor League Minutes: 5/7/18

On Friday, the Royals called up former local prospect Jason Adam to the big league squad. In 18 innings this season, Adam has an ERA of 1.00 with 26 K’s and only 6 BB’s. His fastball has been clocked in the upper-90’s and his curveball has some of the nastiest tilt I’ve seen in a…

Daily Royals Minor League Recap, May 6, 2018: Nicky Lopes stays hot

(11-19) Omaha Storm Chasers 2, (15-15) New Orleans Baby Cakes 5 WP: Trevor Richards (1-0) LP: Heath Fillmyer (2-2) Adalberto Mondesi went 1 for 4 with a double for the @OMAStormChasers today. — Royals Farm Report (@RoyalsFarm) May 7, 2018 Jack Lopez went 1 for 3 with a double for the @OMAStormChasers today. — Royals…

Minor League Minutes: 5/3/18

Another friendly reminder to check out our Royals prospects rankings index to get caught up on the next wave of talent coming to Kansas City. Sean Thornton of Royals Review looks at why the Royals should take a cue from Jorge Soler. So far Soler has 18 walks in his 24 games, putting him 6th…

Minor League Minutes: 5/2/18

Wesley Lantz covers Josh Staumont’s move to the bullpen. In his 10.1 innings of work in Omaha this season, he’s already logged 22 strikeouts to only 7 walks. Being used in those short spurts has allowed his already great stuff to play up even more. This is a development that could be extremely beneficial for…

Minor League Minutes: 5/1/18

Our own Marcus Meade takes a look at Royals outfield prospect Rudy Martin. Martin’s defense might be another story. I haven’t had a chance to see him play in person, but reports suggest his arm is only average where Dyson’s arm was solidly above average. Despite an average arm, Martin should still be able to…